Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 16:56:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.08 meters/second, 1501.5 km/hour, 933.0 miles/hour or 810.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 21.9"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 03.7"||0.07 mi||south||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 00.7"||932.67 mi||west||0° 03' 35.3"||4.12 mi||south||932.50 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 55.8"||988.81 mi||east||0° 42' 30.9"||48.75 mi||south||987.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Potosi||Wed 12:56 PM||85 km||53 miles||46 nm||NE|
|Sucre||Wed 12:56 PM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm||NE|
|Tarija||Wed 12:56 PM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||SE|
|Santa Cruz||Wed 12:56 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 12:56 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||NNW|
|Salta||Wed 1:56 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||S|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Wed 12:56 PM||699 km||434 miles||378 nm||NE|
|Tucumán||Wed 1:56 PM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm||S|
|Riberalta||Wed 12:56 PM||1018 km||632 miles||550 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Wed 1:56 PM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm||SE|
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